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Chemistry BS

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

Chemistry is the study of change in matter that makes up our world down to the smallest particle. By majoring in Chemistry, you will explore the study of change in matter, molecules and chemical reactions. The Chemistry program at Armstrong will provide you with a solid academic foundation and an emphasis on the skills necessary for problem solving. You will gain hands-on experience while studying the chemical basis for organisms and matter at a molecular level. The Bachelor of Science degree offers you certification from the American Chemical Society, which requires additional course work and an advanced research project. 

Industry Highlights

Compared with a decade ago, the median salary for chemists has risen an average of 2.5% per year for those with four-year degrees.

- Chemical and Engineering News

Career Opportunities

  • Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Dentistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Industrial or Medical Research
  • Crime Laboratories
  • Environmental Control
  • Education

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of a campus location that offers many opportunities for internships, along with our state-of-the-art science facility. We have an active ACS student affiliate chapter that provides opportunities for extracurricular activities.